jeremy allaire

jeremy allaire

Online video bigshot Brightcove acquires Zencoder

venturebeat.com
In a $30 million deal, online video publishing company Brightcove has acquired Zencoder, a startup specializing in video encoding. Like the union between Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, we universally acknowledge the correctness of the match and wonder what took ‘em so long. Zencoder’s services make video encoding two...
Online video bigshot Brightcove acquires Zencoder
Brightcove CEO: Apple’s cable TV strategy will focus on AirPlay, not an HDTV

Brightcove boss calls for end to 'religious wars' over mobile platforms

www.guardian.co.uk
Choice between native apps on platforms or HTML5 is an abitrary split, says Jeremy Allaire, criticising Zuckerberg for HTML5 flawsBrightcove's chief executive Jeremy Allaire has called for an end to the "religious wars and hype" between competing mobile platforms, claiming hybrid development platforms can exploit this "epic" time for the...
Brightcove boss calls for end to 'religious wars' over mobile platforms

Rovio Taps Brightcove To Stream Toons Into All Its Angry Birds Apps

techcrunch.com
If you’re a big Angry Birds fan — and really, WHO ISN’T — then you’ve probably noticed that there’s no longer just games available in the franchise apps. Rovio, the studio behind the most popular iOS app of all time, is now extending beyond gaming to also produce short video...
Rovio Taps Brightcove To Stream Toons Into All Its Angry Birds Apps
Get your discounted tickets to Vator Splash NY!
Brightcove Introduces Native Video Players For iOS And Android, Will Discontinue HTML5-Based Hybrid Approach

Co-Founder Jeremy Allaire Will Step Down As CEO Of Brightcove, David Mendels To Take Over

techcrunch.com
Brightcove co-founder Jeremy Allaire (pictured) plans to step down from his role as CEO, according to the online video distribution company’s fourth quarter earnings report. Allaire will continue to serve as CEO during the “transition period” — namely, the first quarter of the year. He will then become executive chairman...
Co-Founder Jeremy Allaire Will Step Down As CEO Of Brightcove, David Mendels To Take Over
Because TVs & iPads belong together, Brightcove targets dual-screen Apple TV apps

What It's Like Taking Your Company Public (BCOV)

www.businessinsider.com
In the last two years, the IPO market for tech companies has warmed up. LinkedIn, Pandora, Demand Media, Yelp, Brightcove, and many others have hit the public markets. Since it's a new world out there for today's tech companies, we asked Brightcove CEO Jeremy Allaire about the process. The...
What It's Like Taking Your Company Public (BCOV)

Brightcove Raises Another $12 Million; Hints An IPO May Come Next Year

paidcontent.org
Online video platform company Brightcove has raised $12 million in a fourth round of funding—and is now talking about going public as soon as next year. CEO Jeremy Allaire (pictured) told us this fall that his company—which has now been profitable for nearly a year—did not need to raise...
Brightcove Raises Another $12 Million; Hints An IPO May Come Next Year

Brightcove CEO slams Facebook, calls for end to "religious wars" over mobile platforms

gigaom.com
The founder of Brightcove, a company that helps publishers distribute video and app content,  blasted the tech industry’s recent turn to proprietary development systems for mobile and called for a more standardized approach. “Mark Zuckerberg was dead wrong, and it was shameful for him to throw HTML5 under the bus...
Brightcove CEO slams Facebook, calls for end to "religious wars" over mobile platforms

Is Brightcove the Next Flash?

newteevee.com
It was just a few years ago that Adobe’s Flash revolutionized video publishing by enabling media companies to reach a vast number of consumers with a plugin that ensured a consistent rich media experience across multiple operating systems and browsers. Now, Brightcove might be at the forefront of the next...
Is Brightcove the Next Flash?

Brightcove Adds Native Plugin Architecture To Its App Cloud, Improving Cross-Platform, Hybrid App Development

techcrunch.com
Brightcove expanded beyond video content management and rolled out its platform for mobile app development about 18 months ago. It then released an update to the platform, which included a free version under an open source license, just a few months ago. Now, it’s updated the platform again, adding improved...
Brightcove Adds Native Plugin Architecture To Its App Cloud, Improving Cross-Platform, Hybrid App Development

No Flash On The iPad? No Problem. Brightcove Turns Videos Into HTML5.

techcrunch.com
The lack of Flash on the iPad is a sore point for many and often listed as one of its greatest potential weaknesses. Not allowing Flash on the iPhone is bad enough, but on the larger iPad with full-screen browsing, its absence will be much more noticeable. Or will...
No Flash On The iPad? No Problem. Brightcove Turns Videos Into HTML5.

Brightcove reports 41% revenue spikes, buys Zencoder

paidcontent.org
Brightcove’s second earnings report as a public company went about as well as its first, with the video platform supplier reporting 41% revenue growth to $21.6 million. Second-quarter losses narrowed 38 percent to $4.3 million. Meanwhile, the Boston-based company also announced that it has acquired cloud-based video encoding firm Zencoder for...
Brightcove reports 41% revenue spikes, buys Zencoder

Brightcove’s App Cloud eyes dual-screen apps for Apple TV [Video]

9to5mac.com
BrightCove announced today that it is moving at full steam to help developers create dual-screen television apps for Apple TV using its HTML app platform. Chief Executive Jeremy Allaire is quite outspoken about Apple’s elusive television set (which jibes with our take), but aside from sounding off about the rumored product not...
Brightcove’s App Cloud eyes dual-screen apps for Apple TV [Video]

The Davos (Or Is It Arrington?) Curse – People I Interviewed Are Getting Fired

techcrunch.com
The list of people I interviewed at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland earlier this year is starting to look like more like a hit list than a VIP list. Two of them have been relieved of their current positions – MySpace CEO Owen Van Natta and now Ning...
The Davos (Or Is It Arrington?) Curse – People I Interviewed Are Getting Fired

Brightcove CEO Jeremy Allaire Makes His First Peep After The IPO Quiet Period Ends

techcrunch.com
Brightcove may not have had the sexiest IPO in the recent wave of offerings, but the company’s return so far definitely beats Zynga and Groupon’s performances since their debuts. After launching its video platform six years ago, Brightcove went public just a few weeks ago on the NASDAQ by raising...
Brightcove CEO Jeremy Allaire Makes His First Peep After The IPO Quiet Period Ends
Online video biz Brightcove earns $19.9M in Q1, sees bright future ahead

Brightcove and FreeWheel Team Up For HTML5 Ad Solution

mashable.com
Brightcove and FreeWheel are announcing a partnership today that will bring better ad-management and tracking data to publishers that want to utilize HTML5 video. This move further blurs the lines between Flash and HTML5, at least in the context of web video.We spoke with Doug Knopper, the co-founder and...
Brightcove and FreeWheel Team Up For HTML5 Ad Solution

Brightcove Reports Q1 Net Loss Of $4.3 Million, Revenue Up 53% to $19.9 Million

techcrunch.com
Video platform Brightcove just released its first earnings report after going public in March. Brightcove posted a net loss of $4.3 million – that’s down from $5.8 million last quarter. The company’s revenue for the first financial quarter of 2012 was $19.9 million, an increase of 53% compared to the...
Brightcove Reports Q1 Net Loss Of $4.3 Million, Revenue Up 53% to $19.9 Million

Apple Analysts Take Stock and Its Shares Wax and Wane (Mostly Wane)

allthingsd.com
Earlier today in trading, shares of Apple briefly dropped below $500 for first time since February, largely due to more rating cuts by Wall Street analysts. The stock did manage to rally later, ending up on a slight rise of 1.8 percent to close at $518.83 for the day....
Apple Analysts Take Stock and Its Shares Wax and Wane (Mostly Wane)

Brightcove's New Tool Helps Build "Flashless," iPad-Ready Web

www.readwriteweb.com
Video platform provider Brightcove just announced the launch of a new tool for website publishers called the "Brightcove Experience Framework for HTML5." The framework allows the company's 1300 customers create HTLML5-compatible websites for delivering video content to Apple mobile devices including the upcoming slate computer known as the iPad as...
Brightcove's New Tool Helps Build "Flashless," iPad-Ready Web
As the battle for the living room heats up, Brightcove bets big on Apple TV

Brightcove's Zencoder Purchase Could Be The First Step In Its Transition To A Freemium Model

techcrunch.com
Brightcove announced its first acquisition as a public company today, with plans to acquire cloud encoding startup Zencoder for $30 million. And while the purchase will add a small amount of incremental revenue, the bigger strategic bet for Brightcove could be around making its video offerings more flexible and extensible,...
Brightcove's Zencoder Purchase Could Be The First Step In Its Transition To A Freemium Model

Brightcove CEO Envisions His Dream Apple Television and Set-Top Box

www.macrumors.com
In a guest post on AllThingsD, Brightcove founder and CEO Jeremy Allaire offers a thorough look at his ideals for a television initiative from Apple. While Allaire has no direct knowledge of Apple's plans, his perspective gained by leading one of the major online video platforms for mainstream media offers...
Brightcove CEO Envisions His Dream Apple Television and Set-Top Box

Angry Birds, fat pigs and the future of television

paidcontent.org
Rovio’s Angry Birds games have been downloaded more than 1.7 billion times, and are played by more than 263 million active users per month. The company is now targeting those hundreds of millions of players with a weekly animated show called Angry Birds Toons, which launched in mid-March. Rovio has...
Angry Birds, fat pigs and the future of television

Here's How An Apple TV Could Actually Work (Video)

allthingsd.com
Jeremy Allaire is a big fan of the “pay attention to the software, not the hardware” school of Apple TV speculation. As the Brightcove CEO explained earlier this month, he thinks a core part of any Apple TV plan will be Airplay-enabled apps that allow iPhones and iPads to control...
Here's How An Apple TV Could Actually Work (Video)
Flash and Brightcove creator shares his vision of an Apple TV (complete with coax dongle)
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?